comfy

adjective
com·​fy | \ˈkəm(p)-fē \
comfier; comfiest

Definition of comfy 

: comfortable a comfy sofa a comfy routine

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Synonyms & Antonyms for comfy

Synonyms

comfortable, cozy, cushy, easy, snug, soft

Antonyms

uncomfortable

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Examples of comfy in a Sentence

couldn't wait to return home and sleep in his own comfy bed customers are not likely to get too comfy in the restaurant's unforgiving chairs

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Everything else that feels cozy and comfy about Pokémon is left intact. Sam Machkovech, Ars Technica, "Pokemon Let’s Go: Well, I guess my adult ass is going to collect them all," 16 Nov. 2018 Adventure vans offer so many things in a compact package: stealth camping, the option of four-wheel-drive, year-round camping, and a comfy place to sleep, to name just a few of the benefits. Megan Barber, Curbed, "Luxury camper van fits all the essentials in 112 square feet," 16 Oct. 2018 Here at Vogue, most of us tread somewhere in the middle, aiming for looks that are comfy, casual, and cozy—but still presentable! Madeline Fass, Vogue, "19 Vogue Editors Share Their Ideal Holiday Travel Outfit," 15 Nov. 2018 The outfit was comfy, casual, and cute, helping Dewan blend right in with her surroundings. Marina Liao, Marie Claire, "​Jenna Dewan Channeled Meghan Markle in Her Mother Jeans," 14 Aug. 2018 Shop these other stylish, comfy clothes and home decor. Taysha Murtaugh, Country Living, "This Chunky Knit Pumpkin Hat Will Be the Coziest Thing You Wear All Fall," 1 Oct. 2018 The best outfits are supremely comfy, yet let you instantly look put together. Stacia Affelt, Redbook, "Lauren Conrad Addresses the Biggest Misconception People Have About Her," 12 Sep. 2018 The rear seat is reasonably comfy for a six-footer with plenty of knee room. Ben Stewart, Popular Mechanics, "Cargo Showdown: Which Crossover SUV Is Best for Hauling Your Stuff?," 4 Aug. 2018 The result: a fun, comfy joyride at near-normal bike speeds. Roy M. Wallack, latimes.com, "Summer is calling: Fitness gear to get you outdoors – and moving," 5 July 2018

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First Known Use of comfy

1829, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for comfy

by shortening & alteration — see comfort entry 1

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comfy

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of comfy

: physically comfortable

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